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The EBC responds to statements by Political Leader of the Progressive Party

The Political Leader of the Progressive Party, Nikoli Edwards failed to officially inform the EBC that there was an anomaly in the representation of his political party’s symbol, when he filed his omination papers. The full details of this press

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Temporary Closure of the EBC’s Siparia Registration Area Office

The public is advised that the EBC’s Siparia Registration Area Office will be temporarily closed on Tuesday 4th August, 2020. All persons who applied to be so treated as Special Electors for the upcoming polls and identified the Siparia Registration

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Collection of Special Envelopes by Special Electors

All persons who applied to be treated as Special Electors for this upcoming Parliamentary Elections can collect their Special Envelopes at the Registration Area Office specified on their application forms. These offices will be open for collection from Friday, July

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19 political parties to contest the 2020 Parliamentary Elections

There are nineteen (19) political parties fielding candidates in this upcoming Parliamentary Elections and a total of one hundred and fifty candidates vying for seats in the forty-one constituencies across both Trinidad and Tobago. For more details, please see the

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Returning Officers receive writs of election for the 2020 Parliamentary Elections

The forty-one Returning Officers for the August 10, 2020 Parliamentary Election were presented with their respective writs of election on Saturday, July 4th 2020. For further details, please see the Press Release in this link. Returning Officers receive writs of

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EBC stages “Mock” Polling Station

Chief Election Officer, Fern Narcis-Scope and staff of the Elections and Boundaries Commission staged a “mock polling station” simulation exercise to assess its level of preparedness for the upcoming Parliamentary Elections, which will be conducted under Covid-19 guidelines. The simulation

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Re-opening of EBC’s Offices

The Elections and Boundaries Commission advises that ALL its Registration Offices and Registration Sub-offices, which were closed to the public due to the Government’s Stay at Home Order, will re-open and resume operations on Monday, June 8, 2020. For further

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Extension of validity of national identification cards

The Elections and Boundaries Commission wishes to advise that ALL identification cards issued by the Commission that have ALREADY EXPIRED as well as those due to expire in 2020, shall be valid until December 31, 2020. For more details, please

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Temporary Closure of Offices (Extended)

The public is advised that ALL Registration Area Offices and Registration Area Sub-offices remain temporarily closed to the public until April 30, 2020. We do apologize for the inconvenience caused and thank you for your understanding and cooperation. For further

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Temporary Closure of Offices

The public is hereby advised that ALL offices of the Elections and Boundaries Commission will be closed from Tuesday, March 31, 2020 to Wednesday, April 15, 2020. We do apologize for any inconvenience that this disruption to our normal service

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